Security boosted around ISA chief

Tensions over Duma arson case lead government to take extra precautions regarding Shin Bet chief Yoram Cohen.Tova Dvorin, 12/27/2015, 9:36 PM

Protesters demand Shin Bet stop abusing Jewish prisoners

Demonstrators gather outside Shin Bet chief's home in Jerusalem to demand he stop abuse of Duma suspects.Eliran Aharon, 12/19/2015, 9:26 PM

Hamas Chief Says Armed Wing 'Stronger' than Ever

Ismail Haniyeh asserts Hamas has recuperated since Gaza war and is more than ready to answer any threats from Israel.Cynthia Blank, 7/1/2015, 1:41 PM

Shin Bet Head Warns Hamas is Readying for Another War

Israel Security Agency chief details to Knesset how terror has risen 50% each year since 2012, and how Hamas has already rearmed.Yedidya Ben-Or, 6/30/2015, 7:08 PM

Anger as Shin Bet Head Claims Abbas 'Isn't Inciting Terror'

MK Hotovely strikes back after security agency head claims Abbas 'isn't interested in terror,' Temple Mount visits caused attacks instead.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 11/18/2014, 7:23 PM

Gantz and Cohen Agree on Cooperation, End Tensions

Days after their feud goes public, IDF Chief of Staff and Shin Bet chief agree on mutual cooperation regarding Gaza.Ben Ariel, Canada, 11/14/2014, 9:00 PM

Tensions Boil Over in Gaza Op. Blame Game Between ISA, IDF

Benny Gantz writes to Netanyahu over ISA Chief Yoram Cohen's role in Protective Edge; PM urges officials to cooperate.Tova Dvorin and Yishai Karov, 11/12/2014, 8:45 PM

Netanyahu: Do Whatever's Necessary to Restore Calm

Prime Minister Netanyahu instructs the defense establishment to do whatever necessary to restore the quiet to Israel’s south.Elad Benari, 3/13/2014, 2:44 AM

Shin Bet: Failure in Peace Talks Will Not Bring Third Intifada

Israel's Security Agency (Shin Bet) claims that a third intifada is not on the horizon.Tova Dvorin, 2/4/2014, 3:04 PM

Shin Bet Head Warned Ministers: Don't Release Terrorists

Yoram Cohen told ministers that releasing terrorists would hurt security, diminish deterrence.Gil Ronen, 7/28/2013, 10:20 PM

Yitzhar Invites Shin Bet Chief to Visit

Leaders in Yitzhar blasted GSS chief Yoram Cohen saying he needs to learn about their town first hand instead of relying on hearsayA7 Staff, 2/3/2012, 1:46 PM

Killers of Shin Bet Officer and Teenage Girl to be Released

Killers of 15-year old Helena Rapp and security officer Noam Cohen to be releasedAnav Silverman, 10/17/2011, 9:24 AM

ISA Chief: Shalit Deal "Tough and Difficult"

ISA Chief Yoram Cohen says Israel's deal to secure the release of Gilad Shalit may increase motivation for terrorism and more kidnappings.Gabe Kahn., 10/12/2011, 1:19 PM

ISA Chief: Shalit Deal is Hard to Digest

ISA Chief Yoram Cohen in a press briefing on Shalit deal: We're releasing terrorists with blood on their hands. It's hard to digest.Elad Benari, 10/12/2011, 5:41 AM

In Wake of Events: New Chief Takes Over Israel Security Agency

Watch the remarks made by the incoming and outgoing ISA Chiefs in a special ceremony on Sunday.Elad Benari, 5/16/2011, 4:00 PM

New Shin Bet Head Tapped: Yoram Cohen

Cohen, who joined Shin Bet 30 years ago, is the first kippah-wearer to head the organization.Gil Ronen, 3/28/2011, 8:54 PM